The programme is directed at high school graduates who would like to study in Austria. In the
German course you perfect your knowledge of German. The ActiLingua university expert advises
you on the right choice of university and the enrolment process. We can also help you regarding
registration at a suitable private/public university or university of applied sciences in Austria with
Bachelor or Master degree. This course has to be booked in addition to a Standard or Intensive
A certificate preparation course prepares you for taking a university entrance exam. ActiLingua is
an examination centre for OSD University entrance certificates. OSD Zertifikat B2 or OSD
Zertifikat C1 will be recognized by Austrian and some German universities as sufficient language
entrance requirements. Our university advisor will inform you in two tutorials about the Austrian
system of higher education and assist you in choosing the right university and study programme.
University Enrolment Guidance
In addition to University Preparation you can also optionally book our Enrolment Guidance. Before
you come to Austria and start your German course at ActiLingua Academy, we will check, if your
internationally acquired diplomas could qualify for admission at an Austrian university. We will
advice you regarding registration at a public/private university, a university of applied sciences or
a University Preparation Programme.
PRICE INCLUDES ...
Included in University Preparation:
Included in Enrolment Guidance:
- 8 group lessons exam preparation
- University entrance exam (OSD) B2 or C1 examination fee
- 2 free tutorials: Help with choice of study programme and university with the ActiLingua university advisor
- Advice on the Austrian system of higher education
- Schedule for the path to your studies and visa support.
- Guidance for submitting of enrolment documents at 1-3 Austrian universities or for University Preparation Programme (Vorstudienlehrgang).
Standard Course: In 20 German lessons per week (1 lesson = 45 minutes) you improve your general knowledge of German. Lessons in grammar and conversation help you with syntax and vocabulary building. You practice formal and informal writing and work on listening and reading comprehension.
Intensive Course: 10 further German lessons in especially small study groups in addition to Academic Year 1.
- 5 lessons (2-3 times) cultural/special interest programme per week: e.g. Vienna guided tours; talks and videos about Austrian music, art, history, literature and architecture; Viennese Waltz course; parties; sports
- Accommodation as booked (use of kitchen included)
- ActiLingua Certificate
- ActiLingua vocabulary book
- Course books may be borrowed for the whole course. Books can be bought at a 50% discount from the school office.
- Use of computers, books, CDs, DVDs and magazines in the multimedia library
- Student service at the school office, Monday - Friday
- Free internet access & free WLAN/Wi-Fi
- Student manual with interesting tips on Vienna
- ActiLingua Card entitling holder to discounts at a number of museums, theatres, restaurants and shops